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Shorebirds 
Many bird species migrate to Tennessee from Canada, and take up residence on our wetlands. We are researching the importance of mudflats and how that habitat impacts shorebirds.


 

Recent Publications

Results from visitor and property owner surveys on Chickamauga, Norris, and Watts Bar Reservoir in summer 2016.  Poudyal, N. C., H. Gotwald, B. C. English, K. L. Jensen, R. J. Menard, C. Caplenor, C. Maldonado, and D. Watkins.  2017.  Research Project Report Submitted to Tennessee Valley Authority, Knoxville, TN, pp. 222.

Diet of and Prey Availability for Reintroduced Juvenile Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens) in Ft. Loudoun Reservoir, Tennessee Amacker, T. M.  2016.  M.S. Thesis.

Mapping Lake Sturgeon spawning habitat in the Upper Tennessee River using side-scan sonar Walker, Daniel J., and J. B. Alford.  2016.  North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 36(5):1097-1105.

A Comprehensive Evaluation of Benthic Invertebrate Communities in the Emory River, Watts Bar Reservoir, TN.  Suzanne Young  2015.  M.S. Thesis.

Effects of exogenous abscisic acid application on carotenoids and fruit quality in 'Micro-tina' tomatoes.  Barickman, T. C., C. E. Sams, and D. A. Kopsell.  2012.  Proceedings of the Plant Growth Regulation Society of America 2011 Annual Meeting, pp. 42-43, Chicago, IL.

Is Brazil the reservoir of future agricultural productive capacity? Ray, D. E., and H. D. Schaffer.  2012.  MidAmerica Farmer Grower, 33(41). October 12, 2012.

Lipase-catalyzed Synthesis of Saccharide-Fatty Acid Esters Utilizing Solvent-Free Suspensions: In-Line Filter to Continuously Control Suspension Size.  Ye, R., and D. G. Hayes.  2012.  Biocatalysis and Biotransformation, 30(2), 209-216.

Lipase-Catalyzed Synthesis of Saccharide-Fatty Acid Esters Using Suspensions of Saccharide Crystals in Solvent-Free Media.  Ye, R., S. H. Pyo, and D. G. Hayes.  2010.  Journal of the Ameican Oil Chemists' Society, 87:281–293.

Estimated Economic Impacts from Tennessee Valley Authority’s Wheeler Reservoir Recreational Users.  English, B. C., R. J. Menard, and K. L. Jensen.  2009.  AIM-AG Report.

Estimated Economic Impacts from Tennessee Valley Authority’s Nickajack Reservoir Recreational Users.  English, B. C., R. J. Menard, and K. L. Jensen.  2009.  AIM-AG Report.

Economic Impacts from Tennessee Valley Authority’s Cherokee Reservoir’s Shoreline Property Owners Recreational Expenditures.  English, B. C., R. J. Menard, and K. L. Jensen.  2009.  AIM-AG Report.

Evidence for inbreeding and apomixis in close crosses of Phytophthora capsici Hurtado-Gonzales, O. P., and K. H. Lamour.  2009.  Plant Pathology 58: 715-722.